A completely new generation Land Rover Defender SUVs arrives 2018. It was expected that this legendary model receives his successor earlier. However, 2019 Land Rover Defender arrives 2018, in a new edition. The new model will differ significantly from what we are used to when it comes to this SUV.
The exact reason for the delay the arrival of the new generation is not known. There are different kinds of information, but it does not matter now. In any case, the arrival of a new model coincides with the 70th anniversary of the first appearance of this legend. The epithet “legendary SUV”, this model is certainly deserved. Since its first appearance, in 1948, Defender is synonymous with off-road vehicle. For the entire time of its existence, this model has been changed slightly in design, and has remained true to itself. Him on the line can fit only Wrangler Jeep and Mercedes-Benz G Class.
We mentioned that the successor to the current model, expected in recent years. More specifically, the new model is expected in 2016. Some say that the main reason for the delay, and delay the arrival of a successor, technical nature. First of all, 2019 Land Rover Defender should mark the new era of this model. It is very important that its design is striking and distinctive. On the other hand, this model must remain true to itself.
Also, the new regulations require fierce checks before the release of a new model into production and onto the market. Therefore, special attention was paid to safety systems and strict laws on the amount of greenhouse gas emissions. However, some independent sources claim that it is still positive the fact that the arrival of a new model coincides with the celebration of 70th anniversary of this model.
Even at the beginning we said that the new model comes completely different from its predecessors. At the beginning, a big change is the very structure of the vehicle. 2019 Land Rover Defender gets the construction of aluminum. Thus, the new model will be much easier, which will result in better numbers related to fuel economy. Regardless of the use of aluminum, the producer emphasizes that the vehicle will not lose its firmness.
2019 model will be lighter, safer, easier to steer, faster and more economical. That’s for sure. How will look like? You still can not be said with certainty. There are various speculations about the look of the new model, but no one quotes are not confirmed. Whether the look of the new model to be inspired by some of the versions DC100 concept? Maybe.
2019 Land Rover Defender Specs
As there are doubts about the prospects of the new model, there is no official specification is not known. There are assumptions, but the company did not provide official announcement.
However little is known. Jaguar-Land Rover plans to produce 100,000 units of this model year. 2019 Land Rover Defender will be produced and offered in several bodywork version. Doing so will be met the needs and requirements of different tastes and needs of customers of the new model. The new model will offer two versions of the 2 door and 4 door version. This second version has a longer wheelbase. Also, the offer will complement the pickup version of the model, also with 2 or 4 doors.
As for what under the hood, there’s something clearer. 2019 Defender gets a range of new Ingenium turbo generators, diesel as well as gasoline. In addition to these new generation engines, the offer should complement V6 petrol engines. To transfer the engine power to the drive shaft is in charge 9-speed automatic transmission. For those who want greater personalization of your vehicle, there is SVO (Special Vehicle Operations). This division will offer a sporty version of the SVR, the true lovers of off-road adventures.